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  1. UN Climate Change Conference- Water Focus

    16 Jan 2017- 04:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Marrakesh, Morocco In November, OOSKAnews attended and reported on the UN Climate Change Conference (COP22), convened by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and hosted by the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2017 - 05:40

  2. Water is Now at the Forefront of the Climate Agenda: WWC

    18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco "In Marrakesh, for the first time in COP history, the issue of water is at the forefront of the agenda...enabling the world water community to propose concrete solutions and actions ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 01:42

  3. COP22: Podcast Preview- John Matthews

    14 Nov 2016- 12:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco A series of six audio-interview podcasts are being conducted around the current UN Climate Change Conference (COP22) in Marrakesh, Morocco. The purpose is to inform and educate listeners ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/14/2016 - 12:47

  4. OOSKAnews Voices: World's Youth Calls for Multi-generational Engagement in Water Challenges

    20 Sep 2016- 09:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VALLETTA, Malta, MONTREAL, Canada OOSKAnews Voices  is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2016 - 09:55

  5. OOSKAnews Talks: Benedito Braga of World Water Council

    31 Aug 2016- 17:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Stockhholm’s annual World Water Week gave OOSKAnews an opportunity to catch up with Benedito Braga, President of the World Water Council. OOSKAnews: Ben, very nice to meet you again; please ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/31/2016 - 17:31

  6. 8th World Water Forum Will Tackle Climate Change, Water Security, Trans-Boundary Water Management

    4 Aug 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRASILIA, Brazil The 8th World Water Forum, which will be held in Brazil in 2018, will take on climate change and other key issues including trans-boundary river basin management; dams and reservoirs; financing ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/04/2016 - 10:31

  7. UN, World Bank, Partners Form Heads of State Panel on Water

    22 Jan 2016- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAVOS, Switzerland A new Heads of State Panel on Water, which aims to mobilize support for the water-related UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the top political level, was announced this week during ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/22/2016 - 10:40

  8. OOSKAnews Voices: Climate Is Water: Solidarité Between Practice and Policy in Paris

    20 Nov 2015- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a new series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/20/2015 - 13:39

  9. World Water Week: Water Must Be Integrated Into Climate Agreement

    28 Aug 2015- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden This year's World Water Week in Stockholm wrapped up on August 28th with a call to ensure that water is given a central place in upcoming climate change negotiations. “Water is what ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/28/2015 - 11:05

  10. Delegates Tweet Highlights of Ongoing World Water Congress in Edinburgh

    27 May 2015- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland, United Kingdom Delegates to the International Water Association’s (IWRA) XVth World Water Congress, currently taking place in Edinburgh, Scotland, took to Twitter to post their thoughts on ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/27/2015 - 11:58

  11. Water Family Tweets as XVth World Water Congress Opens in Scotland

    26 May 2015- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland, United Kingdom Twitter was alive with comments from XVth World Water Congress as participants following the Opening Plenary, entitled “Global Water: a resource for development – ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2015 - 10:35

  12. Threat of Water Insecurity Still Looms Large in China

    20 Apr 2015- 09:16 by Local Press Report DAEGU AFP Way back in 1999, before he became China's prime minister, Wen Jiabao warned that water scarcity posed one of the greatest threats to the "survival of the nation." Sixteen years later, that ...

    Local Press Report - 04/20/2015 - 09:16

  13. Climate Change Not a Back-Burner Issue: GEF

    20 Apr 2015- 09:05 by Local Press Report DAEGU/GYEONGJU Korea Herald The international community must stop putting climate change on the back burner of its development agenda, the head of an environment institution has stressed, while urging organizations ...

    Local Press Report - 04/20/2015 - 09:05

  14. World Must Work for Accurate Water Pricing: Braga

    20 Apr 2015- 09:02 by Local Press Report DAEGU/GYEONGJU Korea JoongAng Daily Water is an undervalued resource, and efforts to accurately price water for all users must be undertaken worldwide. That push, World Water Council Chairman Benedito Braga says, ...

    Local Press Report - 04/20/2015 - 09:02

  15. World Water Forum Participants Sign on to Roadmap for Water Security

    17 Apr 2015- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAEGU/GYEONGJU, South Korea The 7th World Water Forum concluded on April 17th with the signing of a roadmap for water security that aims to ensure appropriate actions by all stakeholders. The roadmap, which ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/17/2015 - 11:16

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